Thu, Mar 01|
AC Hotel by Marriott Spartanburg
VIAA Lunch and Learn
All proceeds benefit the COLORs Youth Outreach program.
Time & Location
Mar 01, 2018, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
AC Hotel by Marriott Spartanburg, 225 W Main St, Spartanburg, SC 29306, USA
about the event
Explore the avant-garde art of North Carolina’s Black Mountain College, as featured at AC Hotel Spartanburg. This intimate and interactive event features guest speaker Ruth Erickson, Mannion Family Curator at The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, and co-organizer of the landmark exhibition of the same title.
All proceeds from Lunch and Learn: “Leap Before You Look: Black Mountain College, 1933-1957” will benefit COLORs. Since 1993, the COLORs after-school outreach program has provided opportunities for Spartanburg youth to express their creativity and imagination. Under the guidance of instructors and professional artists, students receive high-quality art instruction in a safe environment during critical after-school hours. COLORs is an outreach program of the Spartanburg Art Museum.
IMAGE: Time Ties, Robert Rauschenberg. Courtesy of The Johnson Collection.